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Biography, Knute Rockne
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produced by Jack Haley, Jr., 1933-2001, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1961, originally published 1961), 32 mins
This documentary, produced by Jack Haley Jr., feature Knute Rockne, a famous Notre Dame football coach.
produced by Jack Haley, Jr., 1933-2001, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1961, originally published 1961), 32 mins
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Biography, The La Guardia Story
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directed by Mel Stuart, 1928-2012; produced by Jack Haley, Jr., 1933-2001, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1961), 37 mins
Archival footage gives an appealing picture of the pugnacious "Little Flower." Highlights of La Guardia's career are shown as well as the mayor's speeches, public appearances and radio talks by which he sustained himself through three terms (1934-1945) as a Republican mayor in a Democratic city.
directed by Mel Stuart, 1928-2012; produced by Jack Haley, Jr., 1933-2001, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1961), 37 mins
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Biography, Huey Long
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directed by Alan Landsburg, 1933-; produced by Alan Landsburg, 1933-, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1962), 27 mins
It was said of Huey Long that he never forgot a person's face or name. This helped his political career immensely: People did not forget him either. This biography presents the story of populist Huey Long, who became first Governor and then Senator for Louisiana, before his assassination at the age of 42. The prog...
directed by Alan Landsburg, 1933-; produced by Alan Landsburg, 1933-, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1962), 27 mins
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Biography, Knute Rockne: The Man and the Legend
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directed by Cloyd G. Aarseth; produced by Cloyd G. Aarseth, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1962, originally published 1962), 54 mins
Knute Rockne led his Fighting Irish to a string of football victories throughout the 1920s. This program tells the story of the fiery Notre Dame coach and his rise to fame and glory.
directed by Cloyd G. Aarseth; produced by Cloyd G. Aarseth, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1962, originally published 1962), 54 mins
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Biography, Profiles: John L. Lewis
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directed by Alan Landsburg, 1933-; produced by Alan Landsburg, 1933-, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1962), 33 mins
The life of labor leader John L. Lewis. Films show the former coal miner as president of his union and as organizer of the Congress of Industrial Organizations. Mike Wallace is the narrator.
directed by Alan Landsburg, 1933-; produced by Alan Landsburg, 1933-, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1962), 33 mins
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Biography, Eleanor Roosevelt: A Restless Spirit
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directed by Harry Rasky, 1928-2007; produced by Harry Rasky, 1928-2007, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005, originally published 1994), 47 mins
She is one of the 20th century's most respected and admired figures; a humanitarian who transformed the role of women in society-and in the White House. Eleanor Roosevelt was the architect behind the now well-established tradition of the First Lady activist. A pioneer among presidents' wives she formed her own sta...
directed by Harry Rasky, 1928-2007; produced by Harry Rasky, 1928-2007, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005, originally published 1994), 47 mins
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Biography, Norman Rockwell: An American Portrait
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directed by Don Horan, 1927-1996; produced by Sammy Jackson, fl. 1985, Lou Reda Productions, Inc., in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1994), 48 mins
His glorious and direct paintings of everyday life celebrate an idealized view of America but behind these simple images was a complicated man. He remains the most beloved and visible American painter of the century much to the chagrin of the formal art world. His name has come to symbolize the best of an era whe...
directed by Don Horan, 1927-1996; produced by Sammy Jackson, fl. 1985, Lou Reda Productions, Inc., in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1994), 48 mins
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Biography, John Paul Jones: Captain of the High Sea
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produced by Donna Lusitana and Craig Haffner, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1995), 45 mins
Sail into battle with John Paul Jones - whose legendary bravado and strategic brilliance made him America's greatest naval hero. His sense of adventure brought him to America. His bravery made him the country's greatest naval hero. The son of a Scottish gardener, John Paul Jones went to sea at age 12 with the Bri...
produced by Donna Lusitana and Craig Haffner, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1995), 45 mins
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Biography, Sir Isaac Newton: The Gravity Of Genius
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produced by Peter Doyle, fl. 1988-2014, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1995), 48 mins
By the age of 23, he had laid the foundations for calculus, the laws of gravity, motion and inertia, and begun experiments on light. His major work is called 'The Principia'. Isaac Newton has been called the Father of Modern Science. His incredible body of work represents arguably the greatest contribution to scie...
produced by Peter Doyle, fl. 1988-2014, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1995), 48 mins
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Biography, Theodore Roosevelt: Roughrider to Rushmore
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produced by Arthur Drooker, fl. 1998, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2002, originally published 1995), 44 mins
Presents the bold life of the nation's most colorful and energetic president, Theodore Roosevelt. Features interviews with historians and Teddy's great-grandson.
produced by Arthur Drooker, fl. 1998, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2002, originally published 1995), 44 mins
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